This Week in the Pines


I live here in the Parke and this picture was taken from my backyard
(looks out on Manklin Creek) about 2 weeks ago. The eagle has caught a red drum.
He (she?) dines here once a week. Bruce
Jarvis

The OP Environment Advisory Committee
is conducting a community beach grasses planting!


PITCH
IN!
Saturday, April 6 from 8 –
11 am
@ Swim and Racquet Club.

The Ocean Pines Environment Advisory Committee is
conducting a community beach grass planting on Saturday, April 6 from 8 – 11 am
at the Swim and Racquet Club. Bring a shovel and garden gloves and join other
OP residents & friends in this effort to help improve the water quality of
the St. Martin’s River. Rain date will be April 7, same time.

MD Coastal Bay’s
Earth
Day Clean Up – Saturday, April 13th
from
10am-12Noon. Meet at the Ocean City Town Hall Gazebo then meet us at Buxy’s
Dog Saloon for the “bring your weirdest piece of trash you found” contest and
door prizes!

BIKE
RODEO

Saturday April
6
11am-2pm … This year’s course will be a one time
opportunity to bike ride on the back 9 holes of the Golf Course at the Country
Club. Admission is FREE & no registration is required, please bring your
helmet. Come join the fun!

FAMILY FUN BINGO
Friday, April 12th

6-8pm
Ocean Pines Community Center, Play Bingo, win prizes and
spend quality time with your family. No Cash Prizes. Food and Drink welcome.
Admission is Free


DOWNLOAD ACTIVITY
GUIDE

COMING
UP………..
..


SOCCER 4/15

We welcome back Coach Ashley for soccer for Ages
2 -10 .

Happy Feet: Ages 2 Tuesdays 5:30-6:00 30$ Res/
35$ Non

Happy Feet: Ages 3 Thursdays 5:30-6:00 30$ Res
& 35$ Non

Pee Wee Ages 4-5 Mondays 5:30-6:15 35$ Res/ 40$
Non

Kickers Soccer Ages 6-7 Tuesdays 6:15-7:15 $40
Res/45$ Non

Kickers Soccer Ages 8-10 Thursdays 6:15-7:15 $40
Res/$45 Non

Register now for classes starting 4/15 to
5/23.



BEGINNERS MAGIC CLASS
4/13

TADA! It’s magic! Learn amazing tricks of the trade.
This is a
beginner for ages 10-15.
April 13- June 1 from
10:30am-12noon.

$60 Res / $65 Non



SPRING T-BALL BEGINS
4/13

Batter Up! Boys and Girl ages 4-6 will learn how
to hit, run and play defense will enjoying the sunny weather outside. T-ball
begins 4/13. First 3 weeks are practices are Saturday mornings followed by 3
weeks of Friday night games. Details available at the Recreation
Center


GEOCACHING 4/17

This FREE 2 day workshop teaches the newest fad
in this real world treasure hunting game. Workshops are Free and are on 4/17
5-6:30 & Saturday 4/20 1-3 in White Horse Park. Find out how to use GPS
enabled devices to follow coordinates that lead to hidden caches.

Like us on FacebookSOMETHING FOR ALL AGES!!!

www.oceanpines.org / rec@oceanpines.org
/ 410-641-7052


INDOOR / OUTDOOR
SPRINGFLEA MARKET
SATURDAY, APRIL
13th
8am – Noon
Community
Center and Outside Spaces

Spaces Available – Download
Application


A Great
Time Had By All at the Ocean Pines Annual Easter Egg Hunt and Bunny
Celebration!
THANK YOU VOLUNTEERS & SPONSORS!
Registrations for residents and non-residents of OP.
8am – 10pm M-Sat / 10am – 6pm Sun


Community Center is open Daily for sign ups
www.oceanpines.org

RESIDENT’S
GOLF 18 for just $25 (front 9 twice)


CLUB
UPDATES

Full Course Set to Reopen in May
2013!

Billy Casper Visit May 2013
Pro-Am Tournament June 2013
LifeTime and Annual
Memberships Avail Now!
CURRENT MEMBERS….RENEW NOW!

DRIVING RANGE PACKAGE
Join the PDP, Player Development Program!
$24.99 per month for general Public
$19.99 per
month for OP Residents/Homeowners
$14.99 Golf Members
Unlimited use of range, 7 days a week
10% lesson
discounts
Free Grip Installations
Free PDP
clinics and Events
See Pro Shop for details,
Download Application



TERN GRILLE
OPEN THURS – SUNDAYS FOR
FOOD & DRINKS!

Join us for
Happy Hour Every Friday at the Tern Grille

starting at 4pm – 7pm – Eat in or Take Out
Charles’ Famous Fried Chicken!

4 pcs. of
Fried Chicken
Served w/ Potato
Salad
& Coleslaw $7.95

ADULT
BEGINNER CLINICS

Get Golf Ready
$99 for
each session of skills taught (5)

Thursdays 5:30pm or Saturdays 10am
Read More…..

WEEKLY JUNIOR DROP-IN
CLINIC
Beginners and Intermediate ages 5-14
Wednesdays 4:30 – 5:30pm
$10 per week ..see pro
shop for details

FAMILY BIKE RODEO
All Ages Join us Sat, April 6th!
11am – 2pm on the
Back 9 part of the Course!

no registration, just show up and bring helmet!

CONTACT US / EVENT
PLANNING

410-641-6057 Tee Times & Pro Shop
410-641-7222
Grille and Take Out
www.oceanpinesgolf.org



DONATE BREAKFAST BARS FOR OUR
TROOPS:

Donation
boxes
will be
located in the Ocean Pines area at local businesses through April. Visit
your Ocean Pines Library or the Ocean Pines Community Center to make your
donation. If you would like to contribute or help collect boxes, call
410-641-7391

Ocean Pines Chamber of Commerce Fundraiser!!
DRAWING APRIL
11th!
Tickets $10

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WATERLINE FLUSHING SCHEDULE

The Water and Wastewater Division of Worcester County Public Works
semi-annual program for flushing waterlines in Ocean Pines SCHEDULE.

Week of April 8 – Sections 10, 15A, 15B, 16, 17, Baypoint
Plantation

Week of April
15
– Sections 9, 11, 13, Village Square, Manklin Creek Area, Pennington
Commons, Cathell Road Extension,

Week of April
22
– Sec 12, 14A, 14B, 14C, 14D, & Mumfords Landing

Week of April
29
Sect 1, 4, 5, 6, 8, Harbor Village

Week of May
6
– Sections 2, 3, 7, River Run, Showell Elementary

Please be aware that, even on dates the water lines in your section
are not being flushed, it is still possible to experience discolored water. If
area residents notice that their water becomes cloudy during these times, please
allow the water to run for a few minutes until it becomes clear. For more
information, please call the Water and Wastewater Division at (410)
641-5251.

COUNTY OFFERS RABIES CLINICS

Pet owners, take advantage of the inexpensive rabies vaccinations
clinics offered this spring by the Worcester County Health Department and Animal
Control.

Rabies is a dangerous fatal disease and ongoing problem in the
county and in Ocean Pines.
Spring
clinics will be held from 5:30-7 p.m. at:

WORCESTER COUNTY ANIMAL CONTROL, 6207 Timmons Road off of Rt. 113,
just north of Snow Hill:

? WEDNESDAY, APRIL
17

? WEDNESDAY, MAY
8

BISHOPVILLE VOL. FIRE DEPARTMENT, 10709 Bishopville Road,
Bishopville, MD

  • THURSDAY, MAY 9

The cost
for a rabies vaccination is $5 per pet for Worcester County residents and $10
per pet for non-Worcester County residents.
Proof of residency
is required. Vaccinations are available for dogs, cats and ferrets.


For more information on the clinics or to report
animal bites or possible rabies exposures to pets from wild animals contact the
Worcester County Health Department at
410-352-3234 or 410-641-9559. If an incident occurs after normal business hours, contact your
local law enforcement or the Worcester County Sheriff’s
Office.

JOIN US AT THE OCEAN PINES YACHT
CLUB

DOORS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
FRIDAYS @ 4pm, 4/5 TROY MAWYER 5 – 9pm
Open Sat
& Sun too!
Join
us! Drinks, Apps, Lunch, Dinner, and NEW Sun Brunch
!

Help Make Welcome Chef Paul Suplee!

View Weekend
Menu
(with nightly specials)


SPRING HOURS
The Yacht Club is currently open on weekends

Friday 4pm – close with live entertainment 5pm –
9pm

Saturday & Sundays – Lunch / Dinner
Sunday 9am-1pm NEW Brunch Buffet $14 pp/ $7 kids
OP Marina set to open in May!


LIVE MUSIC APRIL

4/12
Wes Davis 5pm
4/19 Dave Sherman 5pm
4/25 SIR ROD
DINNER & SHOW 6pm
4/27 Kevin Poole back from Keywest!



THIS SUNDAY….. KIDS MOVIE
NIGHT!

Art/Craft and Dinner @ 5pm, Movie @
6pm

Ala Carte menu for adults, Kids $6 for Meal,
Craft, Popcorn & Movie, Rise of the Guardian Showing April 7

Join us upstairs on the
second floor!



EVENT
PLANNING

Having an event? We are an ideal option!

3 Locations to Choose!

Country Club, Beach Club, and Yacht Club
(YC will be a new facility early
2014)

email event hosting
inquiries

VIEW CATERING INFO
Contact us! info@Oceanpines.org


PROJECT UPDATE (View photos)
We have a great season lined up! It’s the final season at the
current facilty before our closing party this Labor Day. We held the
Groundbreaking for the new facility on March 14, 2013. Come check out the new
facility construction beginning. The New facilty opening planned for early 2014,
Current facility open through Labor Day. The new adult pool (except for Family
Fun Night’s Wednesdays through the summer!
Construction is
underway, new pool by June.

PLEASE USE CAUTION! Do not go beyond any of the construction
fencing at anytime!!

VIEW PROJECT PHOTOS

IT’S JUST OUR NAME
All
Are Welcome!
It’s just named the Yacht Club,
you don’t need a membership to eat, drink, have catered events, gas
the boat, take a swim in the pools, enjoy our new Sunday Brunch, listen to live
music or dock for dinner…. ever!

Like us on Facebook
SIGN UP FOR OUR NEW
RESTAURANTS EBLAST
coming this season to bring you online project
updates, entertainment schedules, events, menus, and food and drink specials.
info@oceanpines.org

INDOOR POOL OPEN DAILY
TO THE PUBLIC
10am – 9pm
SIGN UPS NOW FOR SWIM LESSONS, WATER
AEROBICS AND OTHER WATER EXERCISE CLASSES FOR SPRING SCHEDULE..SEE BELOW
LINKS
.

OUTDOOR POOLS OPEN SATURDAY, MAY
25th
!

SWIM ALOT??…SIGN UP FOR YOUR SUMMER
OR ANNUAL SWIM MEMBERSHIP TO OP POOLS NOW!
Swim all summer in all pools for one
payment or spread out an annual membership over 12 payments.
Your Guests
will receive discounts on Daily Passes
!

410-641-5255 – pool / 410-641-7052 to register or
email rec@oceanpines.org
for info.
All Welcome! Resident and Non-Resident Rates Apply
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2013 OCEAN PINES FARMERS MARKET OPENS
SATURDAY, MAY 25th 8am – Noon
OPEN EVERY SATURDAY
ALL SUMMER! Like us on Facebook

Community
Calendar


Women’s Club of Ocean
Pines FUNdraiser

April 18, 10am-2pm
Ocean
Pines Yacht Club.
A card & game fundraiser with lunch,
friendships and surprises.
For info, call
(410-208-0171,

“Let’s Walk the Boards for St. Jude
Children’s Hospital”

Saturday, April 6,on the Ocean City Boardwalk –
9 AM

Participants can
raise money for the treatment of children with catastrophic illnesses and
research for a cancer cure. Registration starts at 9 A.M. in front of the Tram
Station at the south end of the boardwalk.
Cost to
participate is $15,
For more info, contact 410-213-1956

FREE Elder Financial Abuse
Seminar

Local Sessions include
Mon 4/8
& Thur 4/11, Ocean City & Berlin Senior Centers
From 1pm
– 2:30pm
Sponsored by Bank of OC and Taylor Bank

Officers Trotter and Levy will discuss several scenarios.

for more info, 410-213-0173

The Ocean Pines Camera Club
Monday, April 8, 2013, at 7:00 p.m.Ocean Pines
library.
Our speaker will be Jeanne Anderton of Salisbury
University’s art department. Her topic is “The Color of Light.”
New members are welcome

Worcester County Republican Central
Committee

Lincoln Day Dinner
Sat, Apr
13th 5:30PM, Lighthouse Sound
$40pp/ Call 410-632-5454 for tix.

“Sweet Sounds” April 10, 2013
SDHS Auditorium @ 6:30 pm
Benefit SDHS Choral Boosters featuring:
SDHS Legacy of Sound Concert Choir
SDHS Beyond the Blue Show Choir
Special Guests:
The Delmarva Chorus
Chapter of Sweet Adelines International
Donation: $10/person
Tix and info, 410-641-2171
Free desserts and beverages @ intermission

The
Ocean Pines Garden Club’s
Arbor Day Memorial Tree Planting
Ceremony and Luncheon
Thursday, April
11th at 10:00 a.m. at Pintail Park in Ocean Pines Commemorates OPGC friends and
relatives who have passed away in the last year. The Delmarva Chorus and
Bagpiper Pat Harmon will perform, and local dignitaries will offer proclamations
recognizing the event. The buffet luncheon will be held at the Ocean Pines
Yacht Club. For luncheon tickets or more information, 410-208-3032.

The Bistro Theater of the Ocean Pines Players

April 11 through 14: an original comedy, “Dear Hortense,”
by Bob Davis
at the Ocean Pines Golf and Country Club. The two-act play will include snacks
before the show and dessert and coffee during intermission. Doors will open at 7
pm for evening shows. Curtain will be at 8 pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
The Sunday matinee will start at 3 pm with doors opening at 2 pm. Reservations
are required. Ticket price is $24.
For reservations
410-600-0462

KIWANIS ITALIAN
DINNER

SUN 4/14 AT
DENOVO’S

3 SEATINGS: 5, 6 & 7
PM

ADULTS $10/UNDER 12 $5
RSVP 208-6719 / CASH
BAR

Eastern Shore Dinner
to benefit the
Calvin B. Taylor Museum,
Sunday,
April 15, 2012 12:00 – 4:30pm

sponsored by Harrison’s Harbor Watch
located at
the OC Inlet
Tickets $15 (Carryouts available

Saturday &
Sundays!
The Pine’eer Craft and Gift Shop,
White Horse Park, Ocean Pines,
open from 10 a.m.
to 4p.m.
The store features handcrafted home decor,
jewelry, and fashion accessories, created by the Pine’eer Craft Club.

The Pine’eer
Craft Club will welcome prospective new members at their April 18 meeting in the
Ocean Pines Community Center at 9:45 a.m. All residents of Ocean Pines and
neighboring communities are invited to attend, learn what the Club is about and
sample the refreshments. After the business meeting participants will make
stepping stones for the cost of $5.
To reserve your stepping
stone kit, 410-208-1979.
Get a tour of the clubs’ sponsored
craft and gift shop.

Ocean Pines Boat
Club General Meeting
Wednesday, April 17, 6:30
PM

Ocean Pines Community Center

The Ocean Pines Boat Club will host its

first-ever wine tasting event following by guest

speaker Mike Lichniak, WBOC-TV’s weekend

weatherman. – Topics will include TV

meteorology, storm tracking and Mike’s

forecast for Delmarva this year. Everyone welcome!

For more info, contact Bill Gallagher at

410-641-7924 or visit http://opboatclub.org/


Most Blessed Sacrament
Catholic School
CASH BINGO / Saturday April 20th
Cash games, Quickies, Pull
Tabs, 50/50,Door Prizes, Chinese Auction. Food for sale by Backyard Louie’s BBQ.
Jackpot is worth up to $750. Package includes regular bingo, specials, jackpot
bingo. Extras sold separately. $25 for advance reservations or $30 at the door
opening at 5:30pm. must be 18 and older.
Games start
at 7:00pm. reservations 443-497-4322

2nd Annual Komen Maryland Ocean City Race for the Cure
Sunday, April 21st /
5k run/walk and a Family Fun Walk
Inlet Parking Lot in Ocean City, MD
Race Village opens at 6 a.m., the run
begins at 8 a.m. and the walk begins at 8:30 a.m. We also have family friendly
events planned for both Friday and Saturday leading up to the
Race

To register and for additional information,
www.komenmd.org/OC

The Republican Women of Worcester County

April 25th,General Meeting and Dinner
at the
Antipasta Restaurant, 33rd Street, Coastal Highway, Ocean City, Speaker will be
Cyndy Howell, Worcester County Volunteer Service Manager. She will speak about
Energizing the Spirit. The Doors open 4:30 PM, Meeting at 5:00 PM and Dinner
promptly at 6:00 PM. The Speaker will begin at approximately 6:30 PM. For
details and reservations,410-208-6018

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